The journal “eco-town” publishes information from partners. To apply herbs for healing the sick people began since time immemorial. Today, the treatment of “herbs” again becomes relevant, and not only because medical services are getting more expensive.
By the way, few people know that sunlight adversely affects the healing properties of plants, and that, for example, drying herbs should be in the shade, and some types of herbs and even gather at night. And it’s not Vadimovna. But concern about the use of plants. Thus it is possible to preserve the necessary to chase away the illnesses substance.
Further development of herbal medicine is inevitable. We go on vacation, buy a cottage in the Altai, we appear inevitable in these circumstances environmental allergies. By the way Hippocrates believed that”medicine is the art to imitate the healing effects of nature”, as in herbs enclosed in concentrated form all the essential to a living organism.
Each medicinal plant contains one or more substances which may under appropriate conditions to provide medicinal properties. The distribution of these substances in medicinal plants is often not uniform. Therefore, the collection of medicinal herbs need to know where useful items and when their concentration is maximum in the plant. Continue reading
Peru is the most exotic country in Latin America. Local customs harmoniously combine Catholic and Indian traditions. The New year is a good occasion to ask Mother Earth for forgiveness for old sins and good luck in the New year. And to find his destiny by Coca leaves.
Similar rites are performed in special shamans of Peru – they are called Paco. Other professions have no shamans, so when Paco is invited to visit, the owners have to feed him.
Shaman named Louis we met in the village the Following, near the famous lake Titicaca.
Shaman-Paco brought “Masada” – special set for the sacrifice.
“In “Masada” includes sugar figurines, symbolizing everything you need for a good life. For example, sweet flowers they need, that our life was sweet and elegant.
Then shaman pulls out the Bible, which symbolizes faith in God. The bell need to come on time everywhere.
The pot with silver lid symbolizes the prosperity of the house – a house full Cup,as we would say. Two swans – a symbol of a happy marriage. Archangel needed to protect us and our family. Continue reading
In childhood the best and most common ways of application of medicinal plants are enteral, external, inhalation.
The intake for children differs little from that in adults, but has its own characteristics. The optimal dosage forms — preparations (teas), tinctures and decoctions. The use of plants in the form of tea has more preventive than therapeutic orientation.
In the preparation of medicinal herbs for ingestion, it is advisable to pre-grind them to a powder, passing the plants through a meat grinder or the grinder. The particles should not be very small (1-3 mm in diameter). It should be remembered that in the preparation of powder appears the dust of plants, which can cause irritation of the mucous membranes of the nasopharynx, or the eye in children who are prone to allergies. Therefore, processing plants must be carried out in the absence of children and it is good to ventilate the room. Because crushed plant in 1.5—2 months start to lose their therapeutic properties, they do not try to make in large quantities. Store the powder necessary in a sealed jar in the refrigerator and before use to mix. When using the plant powder is the most effective and simple way to prepare yavlyaetsyato for 3 minutes with the subsequent insisting in heat within 2 hours.
Gargling and mouth in children of middle and older ages do not usually cause any difficulties. Children aged 3-4 years are also easily trained to this process, but the procedure should be carried out only in the presence of adults. Children under the age of 3 years instead of gargling it is possible to give to drink warm decoction or infusion in small SIPS or bury them in the nose (for 8-10 drops) so that they go down your throat. Effective only frequent rinsing (at least 5-6 times a day), and in acute periods every 1.5—2 hours.
In addition to aquatic forms, for the treatment of the nasopharynx medicinal plants can be used in the form of oil extracts or emulsions of an aqueous extract of herbs with vegetable oils, preferably olive, corn or sunflower refined light. Them buried in the nose or use to lubricate the mucous membrane of the nasopharynx. Continue reading